Monthly Archives: October 2013

Seeds of Discontent

A few eyebrows have been raised today at the announcement of the seeds for the World Cup draw in December (at least, the preliminary seeds : Uruguay’s place is still to be confirmed as they have a playoff against Jordan. … Continue reading

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Son of the manse

A few people have asked me lately what it’s like growing up as a minister’s child. The below is a few disjoint ¬†thoughts (I wrote a blog on this some time ago, but it’s good to refresh the memory!). Ministers … Continue reading

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Getting off the Mark: My First Goal

My football career prior to first year (S1 in Scotland, or year 7 in England) was minimal, and that’s being generous- I remember I’d play with the other boys during Holiday Bible Clubs and in the BB (where it was … Continue reading

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No longer hidden

“I was naked so I hid” Adam’s confession (if you can call it that, Genesis 3:10) to God after eating the fruit says much about what’s happened to humanity. His nakedness was not a problem before, but it is now. … Continue reading

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